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Subseries 2.6
Ships manifests and freight lists, 1841-1876
Box 181, OP1

Scope and Content Note

The subseries consists of ship manifests and freight lists held by William G. Porter and Company from 1841-1876 documenting the cargo that the company was shipping on particular ships. Also included are rates of freight and documents from brigs Camilla, William Taylor, Alabama, and Madison, as well as steamships George W. Wylly and Julia St. Clair.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Box Folder Content
181 1 Freight lists, 1841-1845
181 2 Freight lists, 1846-1852
OP1 19 Freight lists, 1850-1852
181 3 Ledger, Shipping records and manifests, 1850-1856
181 4 Rates of freight, 1861-1867
181 5 Ship manifests, 1876 January-June
181 6 Ship manifests, 1876 July-December